Upcoming Events

  • 2024 CLAS Convention

    Annual conference and tradeshow held in Mobile, Alabama. Conference participants include all levels of public school administrators, retired administrators, aspiring administrators, and anyone in the education community.

  • 2024-2025 LEArn & LEAd Sessions

    LEA Representative Leadership Training - New Dates and Locations!

  • AASCD Women S.H.I.N.E. in Leadership Summitt

    Women S.H.I.N.E Leadership Summit a one-day event engaging your heart and mind experiencing the future of women in leadership.


CLAS Launches Podcast

CLAS Executive Director Dr. Vic Wilson explores the relationships that are necessary between school leaders and other administrative roles within a school and school district. In this podcast, expect music, humor, and lots of learning. Available wherever you get your podcasts.


  • CLAS Recognizes Schools of Distinction and Announces 2023 Banner Schools

    May 7, 2024

    CLAS honored thirty-two Schools of Distinction and announced the 2023 CLAS Banner Schools during an awards luncheon in Prattville, Alabama on May 6, 2024. The event recognized schools across Alabama that demonstrate exemplary programs and service to students, with selections made from nominations by their respective superintendents.

  • CLAS Announces Leadership Development Partnership with Rhodes Branding

    Apr 15, 2024

    CLAS has partnered with Rhodes Branding to enhance leadership development among Alabama's school administrators, focusing on branding, marketing, and engagement. This collaboration will integrate Rhodes' expertise into CLAS's professional development programs to support school leaders in creating impactful school environments.

  • Chickasaw Elementary's Michele Hewlett Named Alabama's NAESP National Outstanding Elementary Assistant Principal

    Mar 8, 2024

    Michele Hewlett, Assistant Principal of Chickasaw Elementary School, has been named Alabama's National Outstanding Elementary Assistant Principal by the Alabama Association of Elementary School Administrators (AAESA). Recognized for her exceptional leadership and dedication to student success, Hewlett's innovative programs and positive impact on special education practices have made her a standout in educational excellence.

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Looking for ways to get involved in the legislative process. Join our legislative network and help us craft the narrative from an educator's perspective.

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Our members benefit from communications about upcoming professional learning opportunities, legislative and state board updates, and so much more. Join now to get in-the-know.

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